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While protestors are demanding that the Hoover Police Department release video from the police body cameras and mall surveillance in the shooting death of E.J Bradford, his parents are preparing to lay him to rest.

The post INTERVIEW: Parents of the Black man fatally shot in the face by Hoover police in an Alabama mall demand answers appeared first on theGrio.

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An Army veteran who suffers from PTSD, anxiety, and depression, is now coping with the possible loss of her right eye following an incident with a police officer.

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. You hear the refrain all the time by Republicans and NRA activists following a mass shooting or terrorist […]

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. A Hartford, Connecticut police officer has been terminated this week after he was caught on video taunting a […]

The post VIDEO: Police officer fired after taunting Black and Hispanic kids ‘I’m a little trigger-happy’ appeared first on theGrio.

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. An Ohio police officer who stopped himself from shooting a black child when he realized he was holding […]

The post White cop who lectured black kids playing with a BB gun in viral video praised on CNN but Twitter has thoughts appeared first on theGrio.

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  TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. In a tense exchange that was captured on body cam, an Ohio police officer lectures two young boys about […]

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  TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Video released this week by the Civilian Office of Police Accountability, shows an off-duty Chicago police sergeant opening fire and wounding an unarmed autistic man […]

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A white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald testified that he opened fire when the black teenager kept advancing toward him while waving a knife, adamantly sticking to his version of events even when confronted with video that showed a different scene. In a clear but sometimes halting […]

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. Michael Rosfeld, the East Pittsburgh police officer charged with criminal homicide for fatally shooting 17-year-old Antwon Rose, was […]

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. The Detroit police chief has fired a rookie white police officer who used his Instagram account to make […]

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  TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall fired Amber Guyger on Monday morning for the fatal shooting of Botham Jean in […]

The post BREAKING NEWS: Dallas Police Chief FIRES Amber Guyger, officer who killed Botham Jean in his apartment appeared first on theGrio.

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  On Thursday, not long after 26-year-old Botham Jean was laid to rest, the Dallas Police department released the findings of a search warrant on his apartment, further upsetting his family and those seeking justice. Among the items that were found were two fired shell casings, a laptop, and a plastic bag containing 10 grams […]

The post Lawyers “disgusted” that search warrant claiming marijuana found in Botham Jean’s apartment released on the day of funeral appeared first on theGrio.

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. Dallas Police officer Amber Guyger was placed on administrative leave after she killed Botham Jean in his own […]

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. A Dallas City Council meeting came to a halt as protesters, angry over the killing of Botham Jean, […]

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  The bizarre and tragic death of Botham Jean in his own home at the hands of a Dallas Police Officer has sent shock waves throughout the country, but the NRA claims if Jean simply had a gun, everything would’ve been fine. This has raised the ire of Valerie Castile, whose son Philando, was killed […]

The post Philando Castile’s mom calls out NRA for claiming Botham Jean would be alive if he had a gun appeared first on theGrio.

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. Thursday, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability released body camera video showing officers fatally shooting an armed man […]

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  Officials in Dallas are hopeful that tuesday’s conviction of the white former police officer who killed 15-year-old Jordan Edwards last year will send a strong message to other officers who abuse their power. “We want to say to people like Roy Oliver, if you go out and murder anybody, we’re committed to making certain that […]

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Former police officer, Roy Oliver has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for the fatal shooting of Jordan Edwards late Wednesday evening when a Dallas County jury also fined the 38-year old $10,000.

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. A Dallas County jury has found ex-Balch Springs police officer Roy Oliver guilty of murder in the shooting […]

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. The former Baltimore police officer caught on video beating a man has been indicted by a grand jury […]

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Former Florida police chief Raimundo Atesiano is accused of ordering his officers to trump up charges against innocent Black men so that his department could maintain an impressive record.

The post Police admit to framing a Black man who did 5 years in jail and then was deported back to Haiti  appeared first on theGrio.

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. Baltimore City officials are calling on “millennial, minority, female, and ‘ideal’ candidates” to fill 90 officer vacancies in […]

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. Ving Rhames’ recounting of a harrowing encounter with law enforcement has apparently prompted the Santa Monica Police Department […]

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A new video shows dozens of NYPD officers dragging an unconscious 22-year old Keith Woody from a house in Harlem, then dropping him on the street next to a police cruiser.

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  TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue. Police and state lawmakers alike agree that state laws need to be updated in the wake of […]

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TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation or share your own story using the hashtag #BlackonBlue.   Victoria Davis sold her car. The logic was that if she wasn’t driving it a police officer […]

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A Pennsylvania police officer is seen on video using a stun gun on a man as he’s sitting on a curb. Lancaster police says officers were called around 10 a.m. Thursday and told a man was confronting people with a bat. –White woman attacks family with racial slurs while they celebrate birthday party– Video posted […]

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Antwon Rose's parents sat down with ABC News to break their silence about the loss of their son and the police officer who fatally shot him last week in a suburb of Pittsburgh.

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  TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue.Protesters demanding answers in Tuesday night’s fatal shooting by an East Pittsburgh police officer of unarmed teen Antwon […]

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In honor of Antown Rose's life and to ensure that his narrative in the media is an honest one, here are five things to know about the young man.

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